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Guantanamo Bay: 5th Anniversay Today Triggers International Protests
January 11, 2007 1:12 AM   Subscribe

Jan. 11, 2002, the first 20 detainees, shackled and blindfolded, arrived from Afghanistan .... and since then, nearly 800 prisoners have passed through the detention center in southeastern Cuba. To mark the anniversary, demonstrations are planned Thursday in New York, London, Sydney, Australia, and other cities as well as dozens of small towns in the United States and Britain. Gitmo Detainees Join Hunger Strike .... & .... WikiPeidia History Article
posted by Bodyguard (7 comments total) 2 users marked this as a favorite

 
Happy Gitmo Day everyone!! (?)
posted by thirteenkiller at 5:40 AM on January 11, 2007


Still infuriating.
posted by Smedleyman at 9:53 AM on January 11, 2007


Guantánamo Unclassified
posted by homunculus at 10:07 AM on January 11, 2007


After five years of torture, Bisher is slowly slipping into madness
posted by homunculus at 11:28 AM on January 11, 2007


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posted by subtle_squid at 11:32 AM on January 11, 2007


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posted by treepour at 8:21 PM on January 11, 2007


Interesting Photos of Protestors in Washington DC


Slideshow Timeline


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posted by Bodyguard at 5:24 AM on January 12, 2007


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